hymn board

hymn board

A notice board in a church, on which the numbers of hymns and psalms are posted.
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I walked in just as the singing started and opened my pew-back psalter to the first number on the hymn board.
Mr Murray said: "Customers will be dining from pews, reading off a hymn board menu and when they go to the toilet their cubicle is a confession box.
On one of the walls is a hymn board from a shop in Llandeilo.
I used to watch the choirboys put up the hymns on the hymn board and wish I could do that
After he'd wandered round swinging the incense, he would quietly put the winning number up at the bottom of the hymn board.
Turns out it was the hymn board but I was so overcome I wrote them down because I thought it was a Lottery message straight from heaven.
The bedroom cottage is decorated 9Wrex for a one-b with antiques and original features including the chapel hymn board.
He must have enjoyed himself: his "choice" of seven songs filled every slot on the hymn board and I felt certain that given half a chance he'd have tried to crowbar a few more in.
As rehearsed, I felt my way to the pulpit, twisted sideways, wings catching momentarily on the hymn board, and, crabwise, felt my way gingerly up the pitch black stairs.
He came to an arrangement with one of the monks who after wandering round, swinging the incense, would quietly put the winning number up at the bottom of the hymn board.